Using the Lord Of The Rings movie license, The Battle for Middle-earth is a Real-Time Strategy game based upon both the renown literary works of J.R.R. Tolkien, and the film trilogy directed by Peter Jackson. Players are given control of enormous armies in the many of the epic battles depicted in the film. From waging all-out combat among the vast forces of good and evil to controlling your favorite heroes and characters to managing the troops and resources of your side, the fate of a living, breathing Middle-earth is in the player's hands.

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The Ridder Clan Mod V3.00 Release

The Ridder Clan Mod V3.00 Release

Apr 24, 2015 40 comments

The V3.00 release of the Ridder Clan Mod is finally here. If all went correctly with the installer and the updater, you should be able to install the...

New BFME Shellmap

New BFME Shellmap

Jan 1, 2015 3 comments

New BFME Shellmap featuring Osgiliath for BFME I, compatible with 1.06.

Lothlorien Again

Lothlorien Again

Nov 9, 2014 2 comments

A new version of the lothlorien campaign map that uses TEA:CE to enhance its character.

New Edoras Skirmish map

New Edoras Skirmish map

May 11, 2014 0 comments

New Edoras map based off the Peter Jackson's Edoras shown in the movies.

The Movie Map Updated Released

The Movie Map Updated Released

Oct 5, 2013 4 comments

After a very long time of testing I can finally release the movie map updated, a remade version of NordicSoldier's excellent 2004 "Movie map".

T3A:Online Is Released!

T3A:Online Is Released!

Sep 21, 2013 4 comments

T3A:Online brings back BFME online multiplayer! Have fun playing everyone!

RC Mod - BFME 1 & BFME 2 Modes

RC Mod - BFME 1 & BFME 2 Modes

Jun 6, 2010 11 comments

The RC Mod's Next release will contain a nice feature that will allow you to play either BFME 1 style, with castles and camps, or BFME 2 style, no buildplots...

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Return of Shadow Beta 0.22 Out now
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Return of Shadow Beta 0.22 Out now

Jun 23, 2015 Return of Shadow 1 comment

After months of waiting Beta 0.22 is out now. The good campaign will finally be playable.

Return of Shadow - June Update 2 Minas Tirith
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Return of Shadow - June Update 2 Minas Tirith

Jun 9, 2015 Return of Shadow 3 comments

The follow up to the Campaign update. Minas Tirith.

Return of Shadow Update May Round up
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Return of Shadow Update May Round up

Jun 1, 2015 Return of Shadow 3 comments

May has been a busy month with the torrent and installer versions of Beta 0.2 being released, the shader pack is released and Beta 0.22 nearing completion...

Return of Shadow Update April 2015 Part 2
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Return of Shadow Update April 2015 Part 2

Apr 26, 2015 Return of Shadow 2 comments

The Return of Shadow Access Beta Program is returning soon. New videos coming soon. More forum stuff

Return of Shadow Update April 2015
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Return of Shadow Update April 2015

Apr 20, 2015 Return of Shadow 0 comments

April comes with some changes on the 9th anniversary of the founding of Lone Wolf mod. A new site and forum and a some changes going forward.

Return of Shadow 9th Faction Revealed
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Return of Shadow 9th Faction Revealed

Mar 8, 2015 Return of Shadow 1 comment

Off in the future is Beta 0.3 and I've got big plans for it. The 9th faction has now been revealed.

Return of Shadow - Map Showcase Glanduin
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Return of Shadow - Map Showcase Glanduin

Feb 17, 2015 Return of Shadow 3 comments

A showcase of the upcoming map Glanduin by Bashkuga. Coming soon to Beta 0.22.

Return of Shadow Beta 0.22 news
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Return of Shadow Beta 0.22 news

Feb 13, 2015 Return of Shadow 1 comment

Beta 0.22 is coming soon with many new changes in store. Beta 0.22 has 2 main changes the new shaders and an updated Good campaign.

Return of Shadow Beta 0.2 finally here
Battle for Middle-earth

Return of Shadow Beta 0.2 finally here

Feb 4, 2015 Return of Shadow 5 comments

Beta 0.2 is now out. After almost a year of waiting and no small amount of work I'm pleased to announce Beta version 0.21. Adding the new Rivendell faction...

Version 0.85
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Version 0.85

Feb 2, 2015 Middle Earth-Extended Edition 2 comments

Hello Everyone, version 0.85 has been released. It is three years since I started working on my mod and I would like to thank all those who supported me.

Beta 0.2 Preview - Lower Methedras
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Beta 0.2 Preview - Lower Methedras

Feb 3, 2014 Return of Shadow 0 comments

Lower Methedras Return of Shadow Beta 0.2 comes with a few new maps today I'm showcasing Lower Methedras.

Beta 0.2 News - Bigger Battles and Balance changes
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Beta 0.2 News - Bigger Battles and Balance changes

Jan 26, 2014 Return of Shadow 7 comments

Return of Shadow Beta 0.2 has been big plans in store and it's not just Rivendell and Dunland 2.0. Bigger battles and balance changes ahead.

Beta 0.16 and some announcements
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Beta 0.16 and some announcements

Jan 18, 2014 Return of Shadow 0 comments

Patch 0.155 has been problematic to say the least I've been working hard on solutions and will release a new patch 0.16 to resolve them. But to make up...

Beta 0.155 and Dunland 2.0 Part 1 Coming Soon
Battle for Middle-earth

Beta 0.155 and Dunland 2.0 Part 1 Coming Soon

Jan 10, 2014 Return of Shadow 5 comments

Patch 0.155 is coming soon. A patch that focuses on balancing and bug fixing Dunland and the other factions as well as adding some new game modes.

Return of Shadow Beta 0.15 Out Now
Battle for Middle-earth

Return of Shadow Beta 0.15 Out Now

Jan 5, 2014 Return of Shadow 2 comments

I'm proud to announce that Beta 0.15 is out. This Beta adds the 6th faction Dunland as well as host of other changes. This is the first time a Dunland...

27-12-'13 News: Mount Gundabad Fortress Map
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27-12-'13 News: Mount Gundabad Fortress Map

Dec 27, 2013 Shadow and Flame 0 comments

A newspost detailing a new map for SaF. Mount Gundabad Fortress.

Kings of the West version 1.2 released!
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Kings of the West version 1.2 released!

Dec 27, 2013 Kings of the West 0 comments

Version 1.2 of my Kings of the West mod has been released! This release focuses mainly on fixing bugs and polishing the rough parts of the mod to make...

Map Showcase - Thrain's Vale
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Map Showcase - Thrain's Vale

Dec 24, 2013 Return of Shadow 1 comment

Return of Shadow Beta 0.15 will be released with some new maps. Today I'll be showcasing a kind of Christmas themed snow map. Thrain's Vale.

Rivendell - Coming soon
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Rivendell - Coming soon

Dec 20, 2013 Return of Shadow 2 comments

Some details on the Rivendell faction including some exclusive images.

Patch 0.15 - Lorien
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Patch 0.15 - Lorien

Dec 18, 2013 Return of Shadow 3 comments

Dunland isn't the only thing in Patch 0.15. Lorien gets some attention as well. Coming: 2nd January 2014

Shadow and Flame BETA 0.6 RELEASED
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Shadow and Flame BETA 0.6 RELEASED

Aug 11, 2013 Shadow and Flame 3 comments

Shadow and Flame BETA 0.6 RELEASED! Have fun playing!

High Pass - Map page

High Pass - Map page

Aug 5, 2013 Revora Creative Network 0 comments

The Map page for High Pass a map be included with Patch 0.13. A 2 player camp map.

Lone Wolf Mod Return of Shadow Beta 0.1 Released
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Lone Wolf Mod Return of Shadow Beta 0.1 Released

Jul 16, 2013 Return of Shadow 28 comments

After 2 years the big day has finally arrived Beta day. LWR Beta 0.1 is now out. Direct Download, Patch 01 and Updated launchers have been added.

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